My name is Thomas Nelson and I will be teaching 7th Grade Social Studies. This will be my first year at the International School at Thornton Middle School and my second year overall. In my free time I love to read, cook and explore Colorado! The units we will be covering are:
1. Paleolithic/Neolithic/ Mesopotamia and Egypt
2. Ancient Greece, Rome, and China.
3. Silk Road and African Civilizations (Mali, Great Zimbabwe, and Songhai)
4. Middle Ages in Europe and the Middle East.
5. Middle Ages in Asia ( Japan , Mongolia)
6. World Trade and Expansion
7. Modern Globalization